- on account of
- for the sake of, by reason of, on account of.
- the acc. sg form of the noun χάριν which can be used as an improper prep., on account of, because of, for this reason Lk. 7:47; Eph. 3:1, 14; 1Jn. 3:12; for the sake of, in order to, Gal. 3:19; Tit. 1:5, 11; Jude 16; on the score of, 1Tim. 5:14* (MT)
2) for, for the sake of
3) on this account, for this cause
Accusative case of G5485 as preposition; through favor of, that is, on account of
KJV Usage: be- (for) cause of, for sake of, + . . . fore, X reproachfully.